Omar Riggs was born in Puerto Rico and raised in Southern California.
He moved to Brewton, Alabama about 3 years ago from California.
Omar has been creating art since he was little and decided to share his imagination. He has been showing art work since 2001 in local galleries and group exhibitions.
He has a background in teaching art to children and was part of the Cultural Art Center in Norwalk, CA.
Omar's inspirations are his personality, pop art, surrealism, food, emotion, sexuality and ambiguity.
He uses acrylic paint, spray paint, lines, shapes and vibrant colors for his art work.
He likes to create art that causes the mind to question and provoke shock value.